aks

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old English axian ‎(ask)

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

aks ‎(third-person singular simple present aks or akses, present participle aksing, simple past and past participle aksed)

  1. (US, dialect) to ask
    • 2004, Larry Dean Hamilton, A Gathering of Angels, page 132
      Another thing, kid, don't aks me no more questions tonight.

Anagrams[edit]


Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ax.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aks n (singular definite akset, plural indefinite aks)

  1. ear (fruiting body of a grain plant)
  2. spike (ear of grain)

Inflection[edit]


Nigerian Pidgin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English ask.

Verb[edit]

aks

  1. ask

Tsimshian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aks

  1. water

Verb[edit]

aks

  1. (transitive, intransitive) drink
  2. (intransitive) be wet

References[edit]

  • John Asher Dunn, Sm'algyax: A Reference Dictionary and Grammar (1995, ISBN 0295974192)

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French axe.

Noun[edit]

aks

  1. axis
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